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    Excellent pics IPT!

    Excellent pics IPT!
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    When it comes to chargers I have had good...

    When it comes to chargers I have had good experience with iChargers which I all got from ProgressiveRC.com. I programmed one of my iCharger (a 206B) to charge NiMH batteries properly which meant...
  3. I use a water sprayer (with an adjustable nozzle)...

    I use a water sprayer (with an adjustable nozzle) to clean the wheels then remove the body and leave the truck upside down so the melting snow will fall off. That's it, I haven't detected any rust...
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    Sorry I just saw your question today... As I...

    Sorry I just saw your question today... As I mentioned above the camera is a Canon dslr. Camera is actually my wife's but I got hooked too after I started taking pictures of my RCs.



    On my...
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    LOL at your wife refusing to drive your P4de....

    LOL at your wife refusing to drive your P4de. Luckily my wife is also into photography so she takes the pics while I drive or fly. Asking her to take pics of the P4de is no problem but the helis are...
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    Excellent thread for those who like taking pics...

    Excellent thread for those who like taking pics of their Stampede... Also nice pics IPT! That is a killer Camera and lens. I myself use a Canon 5D MkIII with a Sigma f2.8 70-200mm zoom for taking...
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    I think stability (with the Trenchers) is mostly...

    I think stability (with the Trenchers) is mostly the same compared to the stock wheels. However I thought the Trenchers went over frozen ground and snow better... Also had better traction in snow.
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    I ended up using the Dusty Motors shroud which I...

    I ended up using the Dusty Motors shroud which I got from eBay. It works as advertised... Bonus is the material is porous/breathable and while it does keep the snow (and most of the water and dirt)...
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    They are high visibility tape that I cut. The...

    They are high visibility tape that I cut. The tapes come in various colors and I just got them from the local hobby shop.
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    Nice pics IPT! What camera and lens are you using...

    Nice pics IPT! What camera and lens are you using for those pics? BTW I need to try those Sandpaws one of these days the Trenchers are good and much better than stock but I still get stuck once in a...
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    Glad you like the pics guys! Photography is...

    Glad you like the pics guys! Photography is another hobby/interest of mine and my wife so taking pics of RC truck is kind of a hobby within a hobby. The Stampede is a great subject to learn and...
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    A few more pics of my Stampede with Trenchers......

    A few more pics of my Stampede with Trenchers...

    http://i.imgur.com/M7X28nu.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/aTNNLlb.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/zXhl6So.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/tTdGIuW.jpg
  13. Regarding your last question, Traxxas ESCs have...

    Regarding your last question, Traxxas ESCs have an LVC detect setting which you need to activate when using lipos. When it detects LVC it goes into 50% power mode. However I have not tested this...
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    Thanks dude! With lipos it is always better to be...

    Thanks dude! With lipos it is always better to be safe than sorry. The cinder blocks are also cheap... Got them at the local Home Depot. Others put sand enclosed in plastic bags to cover the top......
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    FWIW, you should be balancing the cells everytime...

    FWIW, you should be balancing the cells everytime you charge the lipo. This means in addition to plugging in the main lead, you should also plug the balance connector to the charger (jst-xh...
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    Usage: I have done a bit more research on this...

    Usage: I have done a bit more research on this subject and the bottom line appears to be that it is up to you to discharge the nimh fully or not after you use it... And assuming you are going to use...
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    You read my mind haha. I am thinking getting the...

    You read my mind haha. I am thinking getting the smaller piece maybe from the leg then sewing this into the larger section above. That will further keep off the debris but I will leave the front...
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    Thanks dude! Necessity is the mother of modding...

    Thanks dude! Necessity is the mother of modding LOL. I have an idea on how to improve this mod further but will need the assistance of my wife who has the sewing skills. :)
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    I use lipo bags from progressiverc.com.

    I use lipo bags from progressiverc.com.
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    One suggestion I can make which requires no modifications is to set the ESC to training mode (50% power). The truck will be more controllable at this power range. How to do this is in one of the...
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    Correct! The top section about 6 to 7 inches in...

    Correct! The top section about 6 to 7 inches in width (or length) when un-stretched. You then stretch it out when fitted to the body. Note that I did not include the topmost section of the pantyhose...
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    Pantyhose shroud works!

    I am about to order that part... Should be able to complete the mod by next week. Yes I like both the improved traction of these Trenchers as well as the improved looks. :)

    Anyways I thought I...
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    Thanks spenniepoos! Based on my research here in...

    Thanks spenniepoos! Based on my research here in the Traxxas forums there is still one must have update I need to do to this truck... the aluminum bearing adapter.
  24. Thread: Hello from Japan

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    Search ebay for "Traxxas connectors". That will...

    Search ebay for "Traxxas connectors". That will bring up various connectors and adapters for sale at ebay.
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    Another Stampede with Trenchers... ...

    Another Stampede with Trenchers...

    http://i.imgur.com/JKu0cEM.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/S0XjItI.jpg

    They do grip better than stock Talons.
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